Abortion Statistics

The Abortion update contains information on notifications, to the Chief Medical Officer for Scotland, of terminations of pregnancy under the Abortion Act 1967. The release includes numbers and rates for Scotland, NHS Boards and Local Council Areas.

Source agency: ISD Scotland (part of NHS National Services Scotland)

Designation: National Statistics

Language: English

Alternative title: Abortions Statistics

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
categories Health and Social Care
date_released 2008-05-26
date_updated
external_reference ONSHUB
geographic_coverage 010000: Scotland
geographical_granularity Other area classification
import_source ONS-ons_data_2008-05
national_statistic yes
precision
published_by ISD Scotland [16221]
published_via
series Abortion Statistics
temporal_coverage-from
temporal_coverage-to
temporal_granularity
update_frequency